THASOS SILVER STATER – SATYR ABDUCTING NYMPH TYPE OF THE CLASSICAL PERIOD – XF NGC GRADED GREEK THRACIAN COIN (Inv. 18365)
THRACIAN ISLANDS. THASOS. 435-400 BC
Silver drachm, 3.52 g, 25 mm.
Obv. Ithyphallic satyr abducting nymph and cradling her in his lap. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square.
Le Rider, Thasiennes 8; HGC 6, 336.
NGC graded XF, Strike 4/5, Surface 5/5, nicely details, the Classical period equivalent of the famous erotic staters of 500-450 BC.